Blockchain vs AI: who will win the battle for venture money
While in 2017, when the word “blockchain” was mentioned, the value of the company increased by several times, now investors are less willing to bring money to such projects. LetKnow.News decided to figure out how investor preferences have changed in recent years and what industries are now in trend.
Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-Backed Drone Communication
Walmart has reasserted its interest in blockchain-backed drones with a recent patent application.
New Blockchain-Based Smart City Project Planned for Cambodian Capital
A Singaporean startup, Limestone Network, is using blockchain to sustain a smart neighbourhood at the heart of the Cambodian capital.
Top Blockchain Ideas That May Shape Up the Future of the World
Since its introduction ten years ago, blockchain technology has proven to be a great invention. So far, it has powered many inventions like smart contracts and the Internet of Things (IoT). These inventions will undoubtedly have a lasting impact on humanity.
New Jersey Signs Blockchain Task Force Program Into Law
Blockchain implementation research is coming to New Jersey.
Top Blockchain Solutions Building Smart Governance
Blockchain has become mainstream for every sector, opening further opportunities to move towards a better and secure world.
Insurance giant Allianz creating a JPM Coin-like payment token; the project is in ‘advanced stages’
Germany’s biggest insurance company, Allianz, has been developing a blockchain-based digital token for payments, similar to investment banking giant JPMorgan’s JPM Coin.
Samsung Now Offering 17 Crypto Apps in Blockchain Keystore
Samsung is adding to its blockchain dapp arsenal by including over a dozen new apps in its Blockchain Keystore online app market.
Lenovo, Glaxo, Nokia: Big Names Join New IBM Blockchain
IBM has launched a new blockchain project called Trust Your Supplier (TYS), with big name firms Anheuser-Busch InBev, GlaxoSmithKline, Lenovo, Nokia, Schneider Electric and Vodafone already on board.
Ondiflo Completes Blockchain-Based Pilot Project with BPX Energy
Ondiflo, a blockchain platform for the oil and gas industry, today announced the successful completion of its Proof of Value (PoV) project of fluid hauling in East Texas in collaboration with BPX Energy, the U.S. onshore oil and gas unit for global energy company BP, and a selection of the operator's suppliers.
Bitcoin Passes New Milestone as Network Mines 85% of Its Total Supply
Bitcoin (BTC) now has 85% of its supply in circulation as of August 1, leaving just 3.15 million new coins for the next 120 years.
US Defense Department to Develop Blockchain Cybersecurity Shield
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is looking to forge a blockchain cybersecurity shield.
Expert: Blockchain will not be able to eradicate fake news
The New York Times initiative to fight fake news using blockchain technology is unlikely to be successful. That’s what Alexey Pospehov, GR & PR director of MISSION told LetKnow.News.
Greek Billionaire Launches Hemp-Backed Token and Dedicated Exchange
Greek billionaire and television director Alki David and his Swiss consortium launched cannabis-backed token SWX Coin, according to a press release published on July 25.
7 CEOs on the Future of Bitcoin
Many people have strong opinions on Bitcoin, but does anyone really know where the digital currency is going? At Fortune's recent Brainstorm Finance conference, we put the question "What's the future of Bitcoin?" to seven CEOs—and one COO.
Starting a wave: what will happen to the Waves after Vostok selling
Waves is one of the oldest blockchain startups from Russia. The project develops Web 3.0 technology, maintains its own DEX-exchange and stores data from more than 700 companies. However, recently the corporate branch of business has been sold, and it is unclear what the company will do next.
Expert explains why banks deny cryptocurrencies
Despite the fact that the banking sector is looking at blockchain with interest, in general, it shows some hostility towards cryptocurrencies. That’s what Dmitry Blakhov, the chairman of the Association of Blockchain Developers of St. Petersburg told in an interview for LetKnow.News.
Dmitry Plakhov: Banks deny cryptocurrencies because of the anarchist statements of crypto-enthusiasts
Why don’t banks want to cooperate with cryptocurrencies, why is the Libra project dangerous and what is wrong with the Russian crypto-business? That’s what in an interview for LetKnow.News said the chairman of the association "Blockchain developers community in St. Petersburg" Dmitry Plakhov.
Top 5 blockchain challenges businesses face
While blockchain technology can offer great opportunities, the hype surrounding it often leads to unrealistic expectations, according to the World Economic Forum.
Maxim Ploskonosov: All financial instruments are begging to be switched to a cryptocurrency
Managing Partner of the White Castle Capital hedge fund Maxim Ploskonosov in his interview for LetKnow.News told about the reasons for Bitcoin’s recent growth, how insider trading affects the crypto industry, and why would central banks need blockchain.